Zhouqian joined Nelson Byrd Woltz in 2023. He holds a Master of Landscape Architecture from Rhode Island School of Design. During graduate studies he held multiple teaching assistant positions for various studios and courses. He worked as a research assistant for Blackstone River Project. His interest in ecological and cultural design has shaped work and research in a variety of domestic and international contexts.
Prior to joining NBW, Zhouqian worked at SWA Group and interned at SWA/Balsley, Unknown Studio and Landworks Studio. His former projects span master-planned communities, urban block renovation, and cultural studies.